Industrial waste


Environmental Conflicts on Industrial waste

Acid “Green Snow” due to chemical contamination in Pervoluralsk, Russia

Aliaga Industrial Conflicts, Turkey

Asbestos damages in Casale Monferrato by Eternit, Italy

Atotonilco de Tula y la planta de Cemex, Mexico

Aurá dump and the struggle of Belém's informal wastepickers, Pará, Brazil

Aznalcollar tailings dam failure, Spain

Borj Chakir Landfill, Tunisia

Bourj Hammoud Garbage Mountain, Lebanon

BT Kemi, Teckomatorp, Skåne, Sweden

Caffaro industry contamination in Brescia, Italy

Cargill Agricola port for soy export, Brazil

CEAMSE y gestión de los residuos en Buenos Aires, Argentina

Chemical contamination at the Cidade dos Meninos, Duque de Caxias, Brazil

Chicago's Toxic Doughnut, USA

Chronic pollution in Eloor, Kerala, India

Cluster of Power Plants in Brandywine

Clustering of Waste Facilities in Chester, USA

Co-incineration in Cimpor and Secil cement kilns, Portugal

Coal Ash Deposits in Peñuelas, Puerto Rico

Coastal Communities in Louisiana, USA

Coca-Cola botteling Plant in Dehradun, India

Coca-Cola Bottling Plant in Mehdiganj, UP, India

Cochabamba Water War, Bolivia

Complejo Industrial Petrolero José A. Anzoátegui, Venezuela

Complejo Petroquímico El Tablazo y las luchas de El Hornito contra PDVSA, Venezuela

Conflicto del Plomo por contaminación a partir de desechos mineros, Arica, Chile

Construction of the Baltic Nuclear Power Plant, Russia

Contamination in El Salto, Mexico

Copper mine Quellaveco on the Asana river, Peru

Costa Brava Landfill, Lebanon

Dandora Landfill in Nairobi, Kenya

Delhi-Mumbai Industrial Corridor, India

Dickson, Tennessee: the poster child for environmental racism and toxic dumping, USA

Dique de colas de San Miguel, Cantumarca, Potosí, Bolivia

Dirty and dangerous shipbreaking in Alang, India

Dirty and dangerous shipbreaking in Chittagong, Bangladesh

Dirty and dangerous shipbreaking in Gadani, Pakistan

Dow Plaquemines LA, USA

Drying up of Tuz Lake Closed Water Basin, Turkey

E-waste in Lagos, Nigeria

El vertedero de Cambalache en Ciudad Guayana, Venezuela

Elefsina Bay industrial activities, Greece

Emelle nation's largest hazardous waste landfill, USA

Ennore coal power plant and Fisherfolk protest, north Chennai, India

Gabès Phosphate Fertilizers Plants of the Tunisian Chemical Group, Tunisia

Gaziemir Lead Factory and nuclear storage, Turkey

Granting legal right to the River Ganga as a 'living entity', India

Grasim Industries (Aditya Birla Group) Viscose Plant, Nagda in Madhya Pradesh, India

Guru Nanak Dev Thermal Plant, Bathinda, Punjab, India

Harmful wastes threaten residents of Akpayak community, Nigeria

Huelva industrial-chemical complex, Spain

Hundreds of Roma forced to live in chemical laboratory of the CUPROM copper factory, Baia Mare, Romania

Illegal dumping of organic waste Travnik, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Illegal dumping of toxic waste in the Kim Kim River, Pasir Gudang, Malaysia

Illegal dumping sites, Slovenia

Illegal landfill in Martinaj village-Plav Gucinje, Montenegro

Illegal landfill near Qalqilyah, between the towns of Jayus and Azun, Palestine

Imider Silver Mine, Morocco

In Roma quarter Fakulteta waste collection denied. Separation wall proposed, Sofia, Bulgaria

In wake of toxic dumping, Tamaqua Borough passes Rights of Nature ordinance, USA

Incineration of hospital and industrial waste in Camargos, MG, Brazil

Incinerator in Son Reus, Mallorca, Spain

Indígenas warao (Delta del Orinoco) contaminados por Corporación Venezolana de Guayana y minería ilegal, Venezuela

Indigenous peoples and EJO efforts to protect Baikal Lake from many development projects, Russia

Industrial Wastes in Bou Ismail, Algeria

Industries polluting Taihu Lake in Jiangsu, China

Innovative Waste Utilization unit in South Phoenix, USA

Israeli settlement industries polluting Tulkarem, Palestine

Jiujiang Jinyuan Chemical Fiber Co. Ltd. Viscose Plant, China

Jubail plant and Desalination, Saudi Arabia

Kolaghat Thermal Power Plant, Purba Medinipur, West Bengal, India

Kynnefjäll, Nuclear Waste Storage, Bohuslän, Sweden

Lack of Green Space and the Bronx River Greenway project, USA

Lafarge cement Trbovlje, Slovenia

Landfill of Chiaiano, Italy

Landfill Site at Maidan Garhi, New Delhi, India

Langtang incinerator stopped in Luoding, Guangdong, China

Lead contamination by Metalosa factory, Bajos Haina, Dominican Republic

Lead in enamel paint campaign, Sri Lanka

Lindane waste in Sabiñánigo (Aragon) left by Inquinosa, Spain

Los impactos socioambientales del Complejo Refinador Paraguaná, Venezuela

Mangalore Refinery and Petrochemicals Limited (MRPL), Karnataka, India

Mavallipura Landfill Site at Bangalore, Karnataka, India

Military Waste Destruction, Nikšić, Montenegro

Mozambique Water Pollution from a dumpsite, Zimbabwe

Msunduzi New England Road Landfill and Construction of a Materials Recovery Facility, South Africa

Mutare City River Pollution, Zimbabwe

Namibian Custom Smelter, Tsumeb, Namibia

Nandigram Chemical Hub, India

National Hazardous Waste Treatment Center, Bulgaria

New Zimbabwe Steel River Pollution, Kwekwe, Zimbabwe

Nitta Gelatin India Ltd (NGIL), India

North Sea Producer ship breaking, Bangladesh

Novi Han nuclear waste storage, Bulgaria

Nuclear waste disposal, Bure, Meuse, France

Nuclear waste storage and mining near the Spanish frontier, Portugal

Nuclear waste storage in Scanzano Jonico, Italy

Okhla waste to energy plant, Delhi, India

Orica (company) v. Botany (community), Australia

Pata Rat landfill, Cluj Napoca, Romania

Patancheru industrial area, AP, India

PCB Contamination in Warren County, USA

PCB Polluted Rhône, France

Permanent repository for LILW Nuclear Waste, Slovenia

Plutonium Production at Hanford near Native American Reservations, USA

Pollution by export oriented tannery industries, Bangladesh

Pollution in the Huai River and the cancer village of Huangmengying in Henan, China

Pollution of leather industry in Belém, Brazil

Pollution of the Yamato River, Japan

Prahovo pyrite cinder dump site, Serbia

Protest against plywood units, India

PT Indo Bharat Rayon Viscose Plant, Indonesia

Puerto de Paracas, Peru

Qingshuihe Waste Incineration Power Plant, Luohu District, Shenzhen, China

Radioactive Waste on Skull Valley Goshute Indian Reservation, USA

Residuos industriales en Nuevo Mercurio, Zacatecas, Mexico

Rihand Dam, UP, India

Roma community living on an industrial site contaminated with mercury, Romania

Roma settlement next to the US Steel factory and with a segregation wall build by the local government, Slovakia

Sagarmala ports initiative and SEZs, the case of Andhra Pradesh, India

Salango Comuna against Pesquera la Polar, Ecuador

Salim Ali Bird Sanctuary, a struggle to save green belt of Pune city, India

Sanyou Chemical Fibre, Viscose Factories, Hebei, China

Sateri (Jiangxi) Chemical Fibre Co., Ltd., Viscose Plant, China

Sateri (Jiujiang) Fiber Co., Ltd., Viscose plant, Jiangxi, China

Save Yamuna Protest March, Delhi, India

Sewa Paper Mill in Gangapur, Orissa, India

Sewage Dumps, St Lawrence River, Quebec, Canada

Shandong CHTC Helon Co., Ltd., Viscose Factory, China

Shandong Silver Hawk Chemical Fiber Co., Ltd., Viscose Plant, China

Shanxi Sanwei Group Co., Ltd., chemicals producer, Hongtong County, Linfen, China

Shell’s toxic legacy, Curaçao

Significant Maritime and Industrial Area in Sunset Park, Brooklyn, USA

Small-scale fisher people against contaminating industries in Valparaiso, Chile

Solid waste dumpsite in Sulaymaniyah, Kurdistan Region of Iraq

Somalia toxic waste dumping, Somalia

Sponge Iron Factories in West Bengal, India

Stop Irish Cement Ltd. (Limerick) from burning tyres and other waste, Ireland

Stringfellow Acid Pits, USA

Sydney Tar Ponds Contamination, Nova Scotia Canada

Teshima island, waste dispute, Japan

The UN resettled 600 Roma to a mining/smelting complex exposing them to lead poisoning, Kosovo

Tiradero al cielo abierto “Bicentenario”, Mexico

Tiradero Tetlama, Morelos, Mexico

Toxic waste dumping in Abidjan, Ivory Coast

Toxic Waste Landfill in Kettleman City, USA

Trasvase de agua desde el Lago de Valencia, Venezuela

Uluabat Lake, Turkey

Uranium Extraction Plans in Saudi Arabia

Vieques Navy Military Pollution, Puerto Rico

Visakhapatnam Port, India

Vital AD polluting Vrbas, Serbia

Waste disposal and dioxin pollution in Qingpuling Village, Fujian, China

Waste Dumping Depo in Amin Bazar, Dhaka, Bangladesh

Waste Gas-based Cogeneration Project, Egypt

Waste incineration fuelled cement plant in Córdoba, Spain

Waste incineration fuelled cement plant in Montcada i Reixac, Spain

Waste incineration fuelled cement plant in Morata de Tajuña, Spain

Waste incineration fuelled cement plant in Toral de los Vados, León, Spain

Waste incineration plant in Yuhang district, Hangzhou, China

Waste incinerator in Boluo county, Guangdong, China

Wastepicker struggles and water contamination in Jardim Gramacho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Wastepickers and residents of Sarzedo struggle against incinerators, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Water Contamination by Rahim Yar Khan sugar mill, Pakistan

Water Contamination from Paper Mills at Penobscot Reservation, USA

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